Fiction Lover's Film Companion: 'Lust for Life'

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

Fiction Lover's Film Companion: 'Lust for Life'

Monday, April 22, 2013, 6 p.m.

Lust for Live DVD coverCritically acclaimed biopic about the troubled life of the brilliant painter Vincent van Gogh, whose execution can never meet the breadth of his creative vision.

Starring Kirk Douglas, James Donald, and Anthony Quinn, who won an Oscar for his performance as Van Gogh's best friend and artistic rival Paul Gauguin.

Directed by Vincente Minnelli.

1956, 122 mins. Not Rated.

Showing in Room A-5, on the Lower Level.